Unreturned library book leads to woman's arrest

Full story: TwinCities.com

An Iowa woman has been arrested because failed to return a library book. Thirty-nine-year-old Shelly Koontz was arrested Thursday night on a fifth-degree theft charge.
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say what

Duluth, MN

#1 Jan 23, 2009
Not much going on in Independence, huh?
David

Kissimmee, FL

#2 Jan 23, 2009
And that's the news folks.
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Davao City, Philippines

#3 Jan 24, 2009
If she would have killed someone in the library she would have either gotten off under 'insanity' or would have been slapped with a 2 year prison sentence.

Now that she didn't return the library book she'll probably serve 21 years, be branded under some new fangeled "Federal Crime" and live a life as a neighborhood 'bandit'.

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